Uptown Waterloo has so much to offer couples. From memorable photo ops, delicious food and drinks, and fantastic local businesses, you don’t have to go very far to find what you’re looking for. Here is a list of ideas leading up to your big day and how to spend your wedding day in Uptown Waterloo.

Before Your Wedding Day

Get Fit To Get Married

Brides, grooms and bridal parties can all find their perfect wedding day attire right in Uptown. There’s a great selection of boutiques to help you find bridal gown and bridesmaid dress, as well as everything else you’ll need – shoes, accessories, makeup and clutches.

For the groom and groomsmen, we can help you bring your personal style to life with a designer suit for your wedding day. We can help suit your wedding party in ready made suite or made to measure suits, plus customize your looks with the best accessories.

We’re your Uptown Waterloo destination for your complete wedding day look. Book a consultation to work with a Paul Puncher clothier and get suited for your wedding day.


Capture Your Engagement

Uptown Waterloo has so many fun spots for an engagement photo shoot session. Many couples use engagement photos to show off their favourite spots to spend time together, their personalities, and of course, their love. Here are some fun ideas for your Uptown Waterloo photoshoot.

  • Inside your favourite Uptown restaurant or bar
  • Walking along the train tracks
  • Strolling through Waterloo Park (there’s a unique photo op with some animals!)
  • Inside or in front of your favourite building. There are so many great architectural details around.
  • Skating or playing games in Uptown Waterloo Town Square
  • Maybe you met in Uptown and want to recreate that moment in the exact location!

Applying For Your Marriage Licence

Waterloo City Hall is just a stone’s throw from our Showroom. You can go there to apply for your marriage licence.


Spend Your Wedding Day in Uptown Waterloo

When your special day finally arrives, you can stay right in Uptown and have everything you need.


Start The Day Off With A Coffee

Your wedding day can go by quickly. Start the day off by taking a moment for yourself and enjoying a coffee. A morning stroll to any of the coffee shops in Uptown Waterloo will give you and your wedding party just the kick-start you need.


Get Dolled Up

Uptown Waterloo has a great selection of salons and beauty experts to get your bridal party ready – hair, makeup and nail salons are close by!


Guest Accommodations

With lots of hotel rooms nearby, your guests won’t have to be far away. Plus local public transit offers many ways to get from point A to point B.


Say ‘I Do’ in Uptown

Whether you’ve dreamed of having your wedding in a church, a traditional venue, or something a little different, you’ll be able to find it in Uptown Waterloo. Or if you’re trying to keep things simple, you can have your civil ceremony at City Hall.


The Perfect Backdrop

Once you’ve finished your vows, head to some iconic Uptown Waterloo locations for a unique backdrop in your wedding photos. For years, you can look back and remember the fun you had capturing your bridal party and wedding photos in front of the Seagram lofts, in Waterloo Park, or Waterloo Town Square.


Make It Your Own

The best part of your Uptown Waterloo wedding day is that there are so many things you can do to really make your day special. All the little things will come together to create a memorable day;  feeling amazing in your custom suit, saying cheers to your future in your favourite bar, and spending the day with the most important people.